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Om Puri: Bio, Family & Education
Om Puri was born on 18th October 1950, in Ambala, Punjab, India. His full name is Om Rajesh Puri. His father was an Indian Army. He holds of Indian nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. Om is the follower of Hinduism religion. His cousins are Amrish Puri and Madan Puri. His mother told him he had been born two days after the Hindu festival Dussehra. He came from an underprivileged background. However, Om’s brother, Ved Prakash Puri, worked as a cooler and he worked in a local tea shop. After completed his primary education, he has joined the National School of Drama in Delhi to study theatre acting. Likewise, Om was a participant of the 1973 batch of National School of Drama.
Om Puri: Career
Om Puri has begun his career was he debuts film was Chor Chor Chhup Ja, a Children’s Films. Likewise, he worked in numerous Indian films, as well as films produced in the UK and the US. Om acted in a Kannada film A.K. 47 as a strict police officer. He was most notable for his 1980 Hindi movie ‘Aakrosh’. He also won the Filmfare Best Supporting Actor for the movie. Similarly, he was last seen in movies Bajrangi Bhaijaan was awarded Padam Shri, Shri, the fourth highest civilian award of India, in 1990.
Om Puri: Personal Life
Om was a married man and has a straight sexual orientation. And, he was in relation with Seema Kapor in 1991. Om died at the age of 66, after having a heart attack at his resident in Andheri, Mumbai. Likewise, he was active on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram respectively.
Om Puri: Net Worth & Statistics
Regarding his physical structures, he has the average height and sexy body. Similarly, he stands a height of 5 feet 8 inches. And, he has a net worth of $20 million USD.